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ERIC Number: EJ172654
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Making Your Move: The Educational Significance of the American Board Game, 1832 to 1904
Adams, David Wallace; Edmonds, Victor
History of Education Quarterly, 17, 4, 359-83, Win 77
Presents a history of American board games, describes the conception and manufacture of board games, and evaluates trends in types of games which were popular from 1832-1904. The conclusion is that American board games were a major source of cultural transmission and played a significant role in socializing youth. (Author/DB)
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